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The edges of Combs Moss near Chapel-en-le-Frith
Introduction to Walk 2635

Photo from the walk - The edges of Combs Moss near Chapel-en-le-Frith

Nat Park - Peak District - Kinder Scout Edale

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 900 feet / 273 metres

Time - 4 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Peak District walk from Chapel-en-le-Frith explores Short, Black and Combs Edges which all offer fine views across the surrounding countryside. Do choose a day with good visibility to enjoy the excellent panoramas from this excellent section of high ground. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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